Command of Joint Forces of Coalition to Restore Legitimacy in Yemen: Coalition Forces Intercept, down a drone launched by Iranian-backed terrorist Houthi militia from Sanaa towards the Kingdom

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Riyadh, July 1, 2019, SPA -- The spokesman of the coalition forces, "Coalition to Restore Legitimacy in Yemen," Colonel Turki Al-Maliki stated that, at 09:07 a.m today, the Coalition Forces managed to intercept and down a drone launched by the Iranian-backed terrorist Houthi militia from Sanaa towards the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and destroyed it in the Yemeni airspace.
Colonel Al-Maliki said that the Houthi terrorist criminal tool continues to launch drones to carry out hostile and terrorist acts by targeting civilians and civilian facilities, and that none of their targets have been achieved and they have been destroyed and shot down.
He stressed the continuation of implementing deterrent measures against these terrorist militias and neutralizing Houthi capabilities firmly and in accordance with the international humanitarian law and its customary rules.
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